ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING BOARD

 

QUARTERLY PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

May 29, 2012

7:00 P.M.

Department of Social Services

Hillsborough Commons

113 Mayo Street

Hillsborough, North Carolina

 

NOTE: Information is

Available in the Planning

Department or the

Clerks Office

 

 

 

 

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A.   OPENING REMARKS FROM THE CHAIR

B.   PUBLIC CHARGE

The Board of Commissioners pledges to the citizens of Orange County its respect. The Board asks its citizens to conduct themselves in a respectful, courteous manner, both with the Board and with fellow citizens. At any time should any member of the Board or any citizen fail to observe this public charge, the Chair will ask the offending member to leave the meeting until that individual regains personal control. Should decorum fail to be restored, the Chair will recess the meeting until such time that a genuine commitment to this public charge is observed. All electronic devices such as cell phones, pagers, and computers should please be turned off or set to silent/vibrate.

C.   PUBLIC HEARING ITEMS

 

  1. Zoning Atlas Amendment and Class A Special Use Permit Modification - To review an application to modify an existing Class A Special Use Permit governing the development of the Heartwood at Blackwood Mountain Planned Development by removing a parcel from the project and rezoning it from PD-H-R1 (Planned Development Housing Rural Residential) and RB (Rural Buffer) to RB (Rural Buffer). The property is located off of Pathway Court, a private road.

 

  1. Zoning Atlas Amendment To review an application to rezone two parcels of property approximately 1.71 acres in size from R-1 (Rural Residential) and NC-2 (Neighborhood Commercial) to NC-2 (Neighborhood Commercial). The properties are located on US 70 East.
  1. Zoning Atlas Amendment To review an application to rezone two parcels of property approximately 2.11 acres in size from R-1 (Rural Residential) and NC-2 (Neighborhood Commercial) to NC-2 (Neighborhood Commercial). The properties are located on US 70 East.
  1. Class A Special Use Permit - To review and application for a Class A Special Use Permit to develop a solar array/public utility station on 46 acres of a 122 acre parcel of property located off of White Cross Road.
  1. Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map and Zoning Atlas Amendments To continue review of government-initiated amendments to the Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map of approximately 493.5 acres in the vicinity of the Interstate 85/US Highway 70 interchange (in the vicinity of the Eno Economic Development District near the eastern county line) and to change the zoning district of approximately 245.82 acres of property in the same but limited general area. This item was continued to the May quarterly public hearing from the February 27, 2012 quarterly public hearing.
  1. Zoning Atlas Amendment - To review government-initiated amendments to the Zoning Atlas to apply the Special Flood Hazard Zoning Overlay District to portions of ten parcels located in the vicinity of the Orange-Alamance county line. These parcels were affected by the adjustment of the county line which became effective on January 1, 2012.
  1. Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) Text Amendments - To review government-initiated amendments to the text of Article 3 of the UDO to revise various Dimensional and Ratio Standards in commercial and industrial zoning districts if the district is applied to property located in Commercial or Commercial-Industrial Transition Activity Nodes, as depicted on the Future Land Use Map contained in the 2030 Comprehensive Plan.

Additional Item - A resolution appointing Paul Laughton as Interim Tax Administrator.

 

 

 

D.   ADJOURNMENT OF PUBLIC HEARING